The Union of British Columbia Municipalities has voted in favour of a resolution calling for a moratorium on the BC government’s smart meter program…
The Resolution For BC Smart Meter Moratorium
Whereas significant and serious health, privacy and other concerns have been identified regarding the installation of wireless smart meters in British Columbia and
Whereas BC Hydro is proceeding with its program to install wireless smart meters in British Columbia although it recognizes there is active discussion and ongoing research into the possible health and environmental effects related to radio frequency signals and it is aware the World Health Organization has called for further investigation on this matter in its press release issued on May 31, 2011:
Therefore be it resolved that a moratorium be placed on the mandatory installation of wireless smart meters until the major issues and problems identified regarding wireless smart meters are independently assessed and acceptable alternatives can be made available at no added cost to the consumer.